What is another word for hankering?

Need synonyms for hankering? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Noun
A strong, restless desire, longing, or mental inclination
more ❯
“Many a Texan hankering for venison has settled for a cheeseburger.”
Noun
Lustful desire or appetite
Noun
The act of idolizing, adoring or worshiping, especially to excess
more ❯
Noun
A thing that attracts or tempts someone
more ❯
Noun
Affection, fondness, or sympathy for someone or something
more ❯
Adjective
Having an intense or passionate interest
more ❯
Adjective
Having or encouraging an excessive interest in lustful matters
more ❯
Adjective
Missing one's home and family very much when away
Adjective
Feeling or showing envy
more ❯
Verb
Present participle for to crave, want or desire something or someone
“We hanker for a shower to wash away the grubbiness and grime of Jordan's enterprises well before the three hours are up.”
Verb
Present participle for to feel a deep yearning for (someone or something lost, unattainable, or distant)
more ❯
Verb
Present participle for to deplete, or be depleted, in physical strength or energy
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

Related Words and Phrases

See Also

Nearby Words
9-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021